A question might be basic if you have been running for years, but not necessarily for a beginner. I think it is quite insulting to label them as 'lazy'. Surely it's a good thing for people to engage with the forum? You're not obliged to read/answer their posts. And if they were that lazy, surely they wouldn't have taken up running.
I agree that the American website is far superior. And a lot of the articles on here seem to be recycled from there. It's a shame – I think they are missing a trick, particularly when it comes to reviews. How hard can it be?